Easy Crockpot Beef Stew

In the winter I crave all the comfort foods! I love to eat mac n cheese, tator tot hotdish (yes I’m from Minnesota and yes this is a thing!), grandma’s hotdish (I feel like this is also a quintessential Minnesota thing), soups, and anything that is warm, cozy, and fills your belly. This year I … More Easy Crockpot Beef Stew

Easy, Quick, Vegetable Salad with Spicy, Tangy Tahini Dressing

Growing up my dad was always a great cook, but didn’t cook often and mom cooked alright, but was raised in a house that ate your typical Minnesotan diet; bland, boring, with lots of pasta and casseroles. When I went off to college I honestly had no idea how to cook. I’ve called my parents … More Easy, Quick, Vegetable Salad with Spicy, Tangy Tahini Dressing

Boy Oh Boy

Part 8: The next bump in the road of my fitness journey happened to be a boy. I had not had any boyfriends or time consuming distractions quite like this before. At the time I was 25 and he was a few years younger than me. If you’ve ever dated before, you’ll know that early … More Boy Oh Boy